the Frisian language before c1500.
the Frisian language up to about 1400 OFris
abbreviation 1. (Orange) Free State office (shortwave transmission)
/ˈɒfˌstɛd/ noun acronym (in Britain) 1. Office for Standards in Education: a government body set up in 1993 to inspect and assess the educational standards of schools and colleges in England and Wales
[awft, oft] /ɔft, ɒft/ adverb, Literary. 1. . /ɒft/ adverb 1. short for often (archaic or poetic except in combinations such as oft-repeated and oft-recurring) abbreviation (in Britain) 1. Office of Fair Trading adv. Old English oft “often, frequently,” from Proto-Germanic *ofta- “frequently” (cf. Old Frisian ofta, Danish ofte, Old High German ofto, German oft, […]
- Official solicitor
noun 1. an officer of the Supreme Court of Judicature with special responsibilities for protecting the interests of persons under disability